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Erik Murphy | Forward

Team: Utah Jazz
Age / DOB:  (23) / 10/26/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'10' / 230
College: Florida
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The Jazz claimed PF Erik Murphy off waivers on Saturday.
The Bulls cut Murphy as part of their preparations for the postseason, and he immediately drew interest from the Bucks and Jazz. He's a very unlikely source of fantasy value with the Jazz, who waived Andris Biedrins to clear a roster spot for him. Apr 5 - 5:42 PM

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The Bucks are interested in signing PF Erik Murphy, who was recently released by the Bulls.

D.J. Stephens' 10-day contract is expiring and the Bucks won't re-sign him, so Murphy could come aboard for the rest of the season on a temporary deal. No matter where he lands, Murphy's role will be too limited for fantasy appeal.
Apr 5 - 9:13 AM

The Bulls waived rookie PF Erik Murphy on Thursday.

Murphy played under three minutes per game in 24 appearances, and he was redundant on the roster with Carlos Boozer and Taj Gibson both healthy. It sounds like Chicago may replace him with veteran swingman Ronnie Brewer as they gear up for the playoffs.
Source: CSN Chicago
Apr 3 - 5:40 PM

Bulls rookie Erik Murphy suffered a broken nose in Tuesday's Summer League game against the Blazers.

Literally a tough break for the rookie, who could miss the rest of Summer League depending on the severity of the injury. However, he should be good to go by the start of training camp, if not before. He had 10 points and five boards before leaving the game.
Tue, Jul 16, 2013 09:41:00 PM

Florida PF Erik Murphy was taken by the Bulls with the 49th pick in the NBA Draft.

The Bulls are loaded at PF and Murphy will just be trying to make the team. However, he can shoot it, including from downtown, which will help his chances of sticking in Chicago.
Thu, Jun 27, 2013 11:47:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
PG1Trey Burke
2John Lucas
3Diante Garrett
SG1Gordon Hayward
2Alec Burks
3Brandon Rush
4Ian Clark
SF1Richard Jefferson
2Travis Leslie
PF1Derrick Favors
2Marvin Williams
3Jeremy Evans
4Erik Murphy
5Malcolm Thomas
C1Enes Kanter
2Rudy Gobert